Location & Attractions

With a rich cultural and sporting pedigree, there's always something to do in Palmerston North. A must-see for NZ tourists is the interactive exhibits at the Te Manawa museum of science, art and history. To see the largest collection of rugby memorabilia and records in NZ, tourists had better check out the New Zealand Rugby Museum, set to be expanded ahead of the Rugby World Cup. For live attractions, the Arena Manawatu is just a short walk away, and always has something on. Just ask Garry for the best tips on what's happening throughout the Manawatu region.

There's Plenty of Things for NZ Tourists To Do in Palmerston North

Palmerston North is a vibrant city with a youthful population and The Railway Hotel Backpackers is located right in the heart of it all. Head down to George Street, Palmerston North's cafe and boutique shopping district, or make your way to The Plaza for more serious shopping. Palmerston North embodies the clean, green spirit of NZ, with plenty of parks, bush walks and rose gardens to take in.

Check out the i-Site in The Square for more info about all the things to see and do in our city and beyond. The friendly i-Site team is happy to help with everything from enquiries and tickets to maps and souvenirs.

275 Main Street, Palmerston North

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